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Learn new skills, pursue your interests or advance your career with our short online courses.

Online Courses in the UK

FutureLearn is proud to partner with some of the UK’s leading educational institutions to provide flexible online courses that fit around your needs and schedule. Our UK portfolio ranges from accredited professional development courses to help you find a new job or boost your career prospects, through to special interest courses that expand your knowledge and horizons. Here are just a few of our partners:

One of the top 100 universities in the world, Southampton University has a whole host of courses to choose from. For example, literature buffs will love Jane Austen: Myth, Reality and Global Celebrity, and Contract Management is tailor-made for business orientated minds.

The Open University is rated one of the best in the UK for student satisfaction, and one of only four UK universities to have consistently achieved more than 90%. If you’re thinking about a career in IT, the Introduction to Cyber Security course is very highly regarded.

In line with its Royal Charter, the British Council aims to bring high-quality English courses and materials to every learner or teacher around the world. If you’re in the education sector and looking to develop new skills, English in Early Childhood could be the course for you.